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Autumn’s Arrival for Our Animals

Sep 12th, 2019, 03:10 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

By Tiffany L. Mitchener, DVM With the long days of summer firmly behind us, we turn our attention to the arrival of autumn.  Fall is that special time of year when the days get shorter, the nights feel crisper, pumpkin… Read More »

Neighborhood Favorite

Aug 20th, 2019, 10:08 AM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

  We have recently been voted a Neighborhood Favorite on NextDoor!  Thank you to everyone who voted for us and we look forward to continuing to serve this community!

Grain Free: Is This the New Enemy?

Aug 12th, 2019, 01:23 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

  By Dr. River May                 Grain Free and exotic protein pet foods have recently come under scrutiny after FDA reports of association with heart disease known as Nutritionally Mediated Dilated Cardiomyopathy.   Are you now confused and worried?   You’re not… Read More »

Spring 2019 Newsletter

May 6th, 2019, 05:00 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Spring Newsletter 2019 Thank You from Capitola Veterinary Hospital! Capitola Veterinary Hospital is happy and proud to announce that we were awarded Runner-up for Best Veterinarian this year in the Best of Santa Cruz County voting! We would like to thank all of… Read More »

Good Times Best Of!

Apr 17th, 2019, 02:40 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Capitola Veterinary Hospital is happy and proud to announce that we were awarded Runner-up for Best Veterinarian this year in the Best of Santa Cruz County voting! We would like to thank all of our wonderful clients who voted for… Read More »

Keeping Pets Safe in a Disaster

Nov 13th, 2018, 07:10 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Are you ready?  If the ground suddenly starts to shake and an earthquake hits – are you ready?  If a fire breaks out in the middle of the night, are you ready? While we all hope our communities remain safe,… Read More »

Summer/Fall 2018 Newsletter

Aug 17th, 2018, 06:38 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

“TAKE YOUR CAT TO THE VET DAY”  AUGUST 22, 2018 In honor of this special day and all feline friends in the Santa Cruz area Capitola Veterinary Hospital is offering a $39.00 Annual Feline Exam when you call now through August… Read More »

Should You Keep Your Cat Indoors?

Jul 27th, 2018, 05:25 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Did you know that an indoor cat lives twice as long as an outdoor one? Strictly indoor cats live an average of 12-15 years. Strictly outdoor cats usually do not live past age five, and a cat who spends time… Read More »

A Dog Owner’s Guide to Canine Flu

Jan 11th, 2018, 04:22 AM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

A Dog Owner’s Guide to Canine Flu By Tiffany L. Mitchener, DVM   What is Canine Flu? There are two subtypes of flu currently infecting dogs in the United States.  The first appeared in January 2004 among racing greyhounds at… Read More »

Why Do We Vaccinate Our Pets Against Rabies?

Nov 15th, 2017, 02:53 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Most Americans have never seen an animal with a case of rabies.  The image of the mad, aggressive, salivating animal has been fostered by Hollywood – think “Cujo” or “Old Yeller.”  Most people have a vague sense of unease regarding… Read More »